Largest star in Milky Way is DYING and could collapse into a black hole

A HYPERGIANT star is dying and researchers have been studying the phenomenon closely. Astronomers at the University of Arizona have developed a model to track the activity of a red hypergiant star. 1 Artist’s illustration of VY Canis MajorisCredit: NASA, ESA, Roberta Humphreys (UMN), Joseph Olmsted (STSc) Dubbed VY Canis Majoris, this star may be … Read more

The Omicron subvariants BA.4 and BA.5 have together become dominant in the U.S., the C.D.C. estimates.

Continuing their rapid march across the United States, the Omicron subvariants known as BA.4 and BA.5 have together become dominant among new coronavirus cases, according to new estimates on Tuesday from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As of the week ending Saturday, BA.4 made up 15.7 percent of new cases, and BA.5 was … Read more

Gmail web Material You redesign also brings ‘classic’ view

Google announced today that Material You is coming to Gmail on the web in a redesign that also addresses complaints about the integrated view overhaul from earlier this year by introducing a “Gmail-only” view. Material You redesign This redesign primarily involves the default white background being replaced by a faint/light blue of which there are … Read more

Parents Unload on Texas’ Forney Independent School District for Banning Hoodies and Dresses

Livid parents and students in Texas have accused their school district of implementing an “asinine” dress code for the upcoming year that bans hoodies, skirts, and dresses. Forney Independent School District held a special board meeting Monday at which members could discuss the new dress code adopted the previous week. The new code bars students … Read more

Los Angeles Angels RHP Archie Bradley out after fracturing elbow in dugout fall during Seattle Mariners brawl

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Angels reliever Archie Bradley broke a bone in his right elbow while climbing over the dugout railing during Los Angeles’ massive brawl with the Seattle Mariners on Sunday. Bradley will be out for at least one month, Angels athletic trainer Mike Frostad said Tuesday. Bradley won’t start a throwing program for four … Read more